Important Recordings 1934-1949 ()

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Important Recordings 1934-1949 - Leadbelly
Track Listing
  1. Western Cowboy
  2. Blind Lemon Blues
  3. Midnight Special
  4. Goodnight Irene
  5. C.C. Rider
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  1. Western Cowboy
  2. Blind Lemon Blues
  3. Midnight Special
  4. Goodnight Irene
  5. C.C. Rider
  6. Governor O.K. Allen
  7. Julie Ann Johnson
  8. I'm Sorry Mama
  9. Take a Whiff on Me
  10. Boll Weevil
  11. The Titanic
  12. Green Corn
  13. Po' Howard
  14. De Kalb Blues
  15. Frankie and Albert
  16. Queen Mary
  17. The Hindenburg Disaster, Pt. 1
  18. The Hindenburg Disaster, Pt. 2
  19. Leaving on the Morning Train Blues
  20. The Bourgeois Blues
  21. Roberta, Pt. 1
  22. Roberta, Pt. 2
  23. Packin' Trunk Blues
  24. C.C. Rider
  25. Becky Deem, She Was a Gamblin' Girl
  26. Honey, I'm All out and Down
  27. Four Day Worry Blues
  28. You Can't Lose Me, Charlie
  29. New Black Snake Moan
  30. Alberta
  31. Baby, Don't You Love Me No More
  32. Ox Drivin' Blues
  33. Death Letter Blues, Pt. 1
  34. Death Letter Blues, Pt. 2
  35. Kansas City Papa
  36. Red River Blues
  37. Fort Worth and Dallas Blues
  38. You Don't Know My Mind
  39. Daddy I'm Coming Back to You
  40. My Friend Blind Lemon
  41. Mr Tom Hughes' Town
  42. Shorty George
  43. Matchbox Blues
  44. Yellow Jacket
  45. T.B. Woman Blues
  46. Pig Meat Papa
  47. Bull Cow
  48. My Baby Quit Me
  49. Frankie and Albert, Pt. 1
  50. Frankie and Albert, Pt. 2
  51. Poor Howard/Green Corn
  52. The Gallis Pole
  53. Pick a Bale of Cotton
  54. Whoa Back, Buck
  55. Midnight Special
  56. Rock Island Line
  57. Good Morning Blues
  58. T.B. Blues
  59. Red Cross Store Blues
  60. Sail On, Little Girl, Sail On
  61. I'm on My Last Go-Round
  62. New York City
  63. Grey Goose
  64. Stew Ball
  65. Take This Hammer
  66. Can't You Line 'Em
  67. Ham an' Eggs
  68. On a Monday
  69. John Henry
  70. How Long
  71. Aren't You Glad
  72. John Hardy
  73. Where Did You Sleep Last Night?
  74. Pretty Flowers in Your Backyard
  75. In New Orleans (House of the Rising Sun)
  76. Outskirts of Town
  77. Mother's Blues (Little Children Blues)
  78. In the Evening (When the Sun Goes Down)
  79. Jim Crow Blues
  80. Mr Hitler
  81. Corn Bread Rough
  82. Ella Speed
  83. Rock Island Line
  84. Tell Me Baby
  85. Take This Hammer
  86. Goodnight Irene
  87. On a Christmas Day
  88. Backwater Blues
  89. Eagle Rock Rag
  90. Sweet Mary Blues
  91. Grasshoppers in My Pillow
  92. Diggin' My Potatoes
  93. Defense Blues
  94. Easy Rider
  95. Pigmeat
  96. Howard Hughes
  97. Shine on Me
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JSP's four-CD Leadbelly box is an appropriately massive monument to a man whose power and intensity sometimes threatened to overwhelm the recording technology of his day. Ninety-six sides skim the surface of his prolific output during the last 15 years of Huddie Ledbetter's life, beginning with a selection from the Lomax field recordings cut during the summer of 1934 at the Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola, and ending with an excerpt from a live concert at the University of Texas in Austin six months before his death ...

Important Recordings 1934-1949 2006, JSP

UPC: 788065776428

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